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What does it take to make it in the NFL as a rookie? The Athletic's NFL Draft expert Dane Brugler and NFL.com draft analyst Lance Zierlein bring you a year-round look at the NFL draft, from how the current rookies are performing, to current college names to watch for next year's class, 'Prospects to Pros' covers it all exclusively on The Athletic.

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What does it take to make it in the NFL as a rookie? The Athletic's NFL Draft expert Dane Brugler and NFL.com draft analyst Lance Zierlein bring you a year-round look at the NFL draft, from how the current rookies are performing, to current college names to watch for next year's class, 'Prospects to Pros' covers it all exclusively on The Athletic.

    Brugler's 2021 Mock Draft 2.0 - Updated QB landing spots, 1st & 2nd round standouts & more

    Brugler's 2021 Mock Draft 2.0 - Updated QB landing spots, 1st & 2nd round standouts & more

    Dane Brugler's 2nd mock draft for 2021 has arrived. Where do the QBs land now, and who stands out from the first few rounds? Lance Zierlein and Dane discuss the mock and the best prospects from Alabama who showed up in the title game.
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    Brugler's Final 2020 All-Rookie Team, Justin Fields impresses & Championship preview

    Brugler's Final 2020 All-Rookie Team, Justin Fields impresses & Championship preview

    Now that the NFL regular season has wrapped, who made Dane Brugler's 2020 All-Rookie team, and which prospects have the best chance long-term? Dane and NFL.com's Lance Zierlein dig into the standouts from the final team and discuss Justin Fields' late surge, players that have the most to gain from the National Championship and more on Prospects to Pros.
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    • 44 min
    Trevor Lawrence to the Jags? CFB Playoff prospects to watch & an early look at tackle

    Trevor Lawrence to the Jags? CFB Playoff prospects to watch & an early look at tackle

    How monumental was the win for the Jets that could vault the Jags into securing the number one pick and Trevor Lawrence? Hear the scout's perspective from Dane Brugler and Lance Zierlein as they react to this unforeseen situation, bring you prospects to watch for during the College Football Playoff and briefly discuss the 2021 OT class.
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    • 45 min
    2021 Position-By-Position Rankings 1.0 - Where do the best players stack up?

    2021 Position-By-Position Rankings 1.0 - Where do the best players stack up?

    Dane Brugler's much-anticipated first position-by-position prospect rankings are here for the 2021 draft class. How do the best players in the country rank in their position groups? Dane joins Lance Zierlein for an extended conversation on the standout names and some players that could sneak their way onto the list by the draft.
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    Brugler's 2021 Mock Draft 1.0 - Trevor Lawrence & QBs dominate the top, but what's the order?

    Brugler's 2021 Mock Draft 1.0 - Trevor Lawrence & QBs dominate the top, but what's the order?

    We know Trevor Lawrence is the top prospect in the 2021 draft. But what order will the other QBs fall? We might have our first indication as Dane Brugler's first 2021 mock draft has dropped. Dane joins Lance Zierlein to discuss the standouts and what might change from now until draft day.

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    • 56 min
    How to scout running backs, Senior Bowl QBs, edge rushers to watch & more

    How to scout running backs, Senior Bowl QBs, edge rushers to watch & more

    What makes a good running back in the NFL? Who are some pass rushers to watch for 2021? Which Senior Bowl QBs could stand out? Dane Brugler and Lance Zierlein are answering your draft questions on this week's episode of Prospects to Pros as they continue their position-by-position deep dive, look to the Senior Bowl and more.
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    • 58 min

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91 Ratings

91 Ratings

Cody Codeine ,

Must Watch

You want to get prepared for the NFL Draft these two are must-watch with the time and effort they pour into Mock Drafts and scouting..

Markbeede1 ,

Excellent Podcast

Dane and Lance are two of the best. I learn something with every listen

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Great Podcast

This is a must listen for any football fan especially those who love the draft.

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